Former deputy Shin Bet chief ousted from Blue and White slate

Yitzhak Ilan, former Shin Bet deputy chief, says Gantz's chief of staff told him: "Either move to spot 45 or you will be off the list."Ben Ariel, Yesterday, 6:25 AM

Poll: 9 seats for Yamina, 30 for the Likud

64% do not support immunity for Netanyahu, compared to 53% last week.103FM, Yesterday, 5:59 AM

3 new polls show Blue & White leading Likud, Knesset deadlocked

First polls taken after parties register show neither side with majority. Will Yamina gain seats - and will Otzma be in the next Knesset?David Rosenberg, Thursday, 10:24 PM

'Israel's social and political compass'

Leaders of Labor, Gesher and Meretz submit slate for election. Amir Peretz: The Netanyahu era is over.Hezki Baruch, Thursday, 6:12 AM

'Religious Zionism agrees with us on most issues'

MK Yoaz Hendel says Blue and White is a home for the national religious public and stresses: "Look at who really represents you."Hezki Baruch, Thursday, 5:21 AM

Joint List: We are the answer to Ben Gvir in the Knesset

Leaders of predominantly Arab party declare their goal for the upcoming elections: We hope to achieve 15 seats.Hezki Baruch, Thursday, 3:38 AM

Yamina's list for the 23rd Knesset

The New Right, Jewish Home and National Union parties submit a unified list to run under the name "Yamina".Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 1:03 AM

Ben Gvir: Rabbi Peretz stabbed me with a knife

Otzma Yehudit chairman outraged after religious Zionist leaders again decide to run without him.Hezki Baruch, Wednesday, 11:37 PM

Bennett, Peretz, Smotrich agree to joint run without Ben Gvir

Yamina re-forms as parties agree to joint run at the last minute.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 10:54 PM

Liberman promises: No fourth elections

'I'm saying this live: There won't be fourth elections,' Yisrael Beytenu chair says.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 4:41 PM

'Open primaries' initiative presents public's favored candidates

'Our Strength is in Our Unity' initiative presents results of primaries: A single list representing Religious Zionism's favorite candidates.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 2:53 PM

Blue and White MK to defect to the Likud

Blue and White MK dropped from party list after threatening to join the Likud if he is not pushed up on party's Knesset slate.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 1:47 PM

Jewish Home refuses terms for alliance with Yahad

Former Interior Minister Eli Yishai demands two spots out of top 8 slots in joint Knesset list - but Jewish Home refuses.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 1:22 PM

Proposal: Blue and White can solve Meretz's Arab problem

Labor's MK Shmuli asks Blue & White to reserve spot for joint Labor-Gesher-Meretz MK, allowing Meretz's Arab rep to receive realistic slot.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 11:50 AM

Likud scrambles to unify right-wing parties as deadline nears

Netanyahu reportedly looking to replace Jewish Home chief Rafi Peretz in bid to secure formation of broad rightist alliance.David Rosenberg, Wednesday, 10:29 AM

FM: 'The Likud isn't going to clean up Bennett's mess'

Foreign Minister Katz rejects idea of Likud reserving spots for members of other parties, says 'personal issues' preventing right-wing unityShimon Cohen, Wednesday, 9:47 AM

Party aiming to free Yigal Amir to run in March election

Mishpat Tzedek party, headed by wife of assassin Yigal Amir, registers to run in upcoming Knesset election.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 9:16 AM

'Otzma Yehudit and the Joint List are not partners'

Blue and White MK Zvi Hauser: Jewish Home is illegitimate due to alliance with Otzma Yehudit.103FM, Wednesday, 6:37 AM

Yisrael Beytenu approves Knesset slate

Liberman's party suggests Professor Leonid Eidelman, former chairman of the Israel Medical Association, as candidate for Health Minister.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 6:24 AM

Meretz approves agreement with Labor

Meretz chairman: Agreement with Labor prevents the right from winning the election.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 5:40 AM

Labor approves agreement with Meretz

Amir Peretz: When we approve agreement for joint run with Meretz, the dreams of another right-wing government will end.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 3:04 AM

Meretz's Arab MK appeals to party court

MK Frej, Meretz's Arab representative takes aim at joint list, says agreement with Labor did not receive proper approval.Ben Shaul, Tuesday, 5:02 PM

New women's party to submit list of Knesset candidates

New women's party says it's 'neither Right nor Left,' aims for '50-50' representation.Chana Roberts, Tuesday, 3:03 PM

Zehut party won't be joining New Right, National Union

DM Bennett tells supporters: This is what went on behind closed doors.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 2:00 PM

'Prevent Knesset hearings on immunity request - at any cost'

PM Netanyahu meets with leaders of nationalist parties to discuss elections and his request for parliamentary immunity.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 12:50 PM

Bennett, Smotrich, and Shaked agree to joint run

New Right and National Union to run on joint ticket in March election, call on Jewish Home to join alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 12:35 PM

'Smotrich wants a larger alliance with the New Right'

Channel 12's Amit Segal says National Union chairman is trying to avoid joining up with Jewish Home, Otzma Yehudit.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 11:25 AM

New Right, National Union closing in on deal for joint run

Despite declaration Monday New Right will run alone in March election, talks with National Union renewed following impasse with Jewish Home.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 11:07 AM

'Unity talks with Jewish Home at an impasse'

Negotiations between Jewish Home and National Union towards formation of joint list fail to reach breakthrough one day before deadline.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 9:03 AM

Likud MK: 'Embarrassed for Labor, there's something bad there'

MK Dichter says agreement on left is 'embarrassing,' questions Meretz's Zionism.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 2:53 PM

MK Shaffir: Left-wing union should have brought hope

MK Stav Shaffir slams agreement between Labor-Gesher and Meretz, says it looks 'like a list of jobs' and will push public father away.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 1:19 PM

Will unity on the Left force unity on the Right?

Senior Likud official says it's 'time for the right to unite' to prevent loss of Knesset seats,Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 12:35 PM

Will US release Midast peace plan before Israel's election?

US National Security Advisor hints Trump administration may not wait for Israel's third election to reveal details of Mideast peace plan.David Rosenberg, Monday, 11:58 AM

Meretz's Arab MK slams joint list agreement with Labor

MK Esawi Frej, Meretz's token Arab, slams joint run for pushing him to unrealistic spot, under party's 'armor.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 11:08 AM

Labor and Meretz agree on joint run

Labor-Gesher and Meretz to run under one ballot in March election. Peretz will lead the list, followed by Orly Levy and Nitzan Horowitz.Elad Benari, Monday, 6:36 AM

Report: Labor to form joint left-wing list with Meretz

Sources close to head of Labor party say the faction is preparing for joint run with the far-left Meretz party, despite Gesher's objections.David Rosenberg, Sunday, 6:48 PM

'We'll support appointing a Religious Zionist as Chief Rabbi'

MK Liberman says his party wants 'serious reform' on issues of religion and state, will demand new elections for position of Chief Rabbi.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 10:14 PM

'Anyone who votes for Liberman, votes for new elections'

Likud's Min. Eli Cohen urges public to vote along camp lines, avoid voting for Yisrael Beytenu.Hezki Baruch, Saturday, 8:12 PM

Report: Kahlon won't be on Likud slate for March election

Finance Minister reportedly said he is not interested in running again and will step down from politics once new government is established.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/10/2020, 10:21 PM

Poll: Jewish Home tops New Right, Blue & White leads Likud

How would formation of broad right-wing union affect the balance of power in the Knesset? Could a Labor-Meretz alliance boost the Left?David Rosenberg, 1/10/2020, 9:40 AM

Poll: Clear majority against immunity for Netanyahu

53% of respondents do not support granting immunity to the Prime Minister. Also: Alliances on the left may weaken it.Ben Ariel, 1/10/2020, 5:08 AM

Jewish Home preparing to run without National Union, New Right

Sources within the Jewish Home say the party is gearing up for possible run without the New Right, National Union - but with Otzma Yehudit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 5:36 PM

'If the point is to save Meretz - that's Gantz's responsibility'

MK Levi-Abekasis says Benny Gantz has a responsibility to his voters: Iif Meretz will harm the government he wants to form, let him say so.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 5:42 PM

'Blue and White won't join other parties'

'We will continue to provide an alternative leadership, decision on PM's immunity request must be made by Thursday,' MK Gantz says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 3:17 PM

Blue and White refuses alliance with 'leftist' parties

MK Zvi Hauser responds to Labor chairman MK Peretz's push to unite bloc: 'Existential difference between Blue & White and leftist parties.'Chana Roberts, 1/8/2020, 10:37 AM

Gantz and Peretz to meet

The two will discuss the state of the left-wing bloc ahead of the elections.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2020, 6:41 AM

Meretz and former Deputy Chief of Staff agree on joint run

Israel Democratic and Meretz sign agreement to continue political cooperation between the two within the framework of the Democratic Union.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2020, 4:40 AM

Peretz calls for unity among all parties on the left

Labor Party chairman proposes: Blue and White, Meretz and Labor should run under one ballot, one ballot for one bloc.Elad Benari, 1/8/2020, 4:05 AM

A single list to the right of the Likud?

Transportation Min. Smotrich is holding negotiations with both Jewish Home and New Right, in hopes of creating a single list, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2020, 4:42 PM

Likud MK: 'If we don't win the elections, we'll have a problem'

MK Miki Zohar warns: 'Court will protect left-wing in upcoming elections.'103FM, 1/7/2020, 2:21 PM

Changing her tune, MK Shaffir offers to give up on demands

MK Shaffir offers to compromise, says left-wing joint list should run as it did in September.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2020, 11:02 PM

Netanyahu calls for joint right-wing list

'Two lists may fall below electoral threshold and lead to rise of leftist government,' PM Netanyahu warns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2020, 7:54 PM

The offer made by Smotrich's aides to Bennett and Shaked

National Union members suggested to the New Right: Secure a spot for Smotrich and the Jewish Home central committee will back you.Ben Ariel, 1/3/2020, 6:33 AM

New polls show Blue and White leading the Likud

Three new polls show Blue and White holding steady lead over the Likud. Two polls show united right-wing list struggling to cross threshold.David Rosenberg, 1/2/2020, 9:43 PM

Court rejects petition to bar Netanyahu from forming government

In victory of Netanyahu, Israeli Supreme Court throws out petition which sought to block PM from forming a new government under indictment.Hezki Baruch, 1/2/2020, 4:38 PM

New Right, National Union considering joint run

Ayelet Shaked meets with National Union chief Bezalel Smotrich to discuss possible joint run in March 2nd election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 9:33 PM

'They don't like democracy, so they turn to the Supreme Court'

Former Justice Min. Ramon says PM Netanyahu has legitimate right to request immunity, slams those appealing to Supreme Court.Shimon Cohen, 1/1/2020, 12:49 PM